Medical Grand Rounds at UPMC Shadyside

Medical Grand Rounds at UPMC Shadyside: “Generalized Anxiety Disorder in Older Adults”



Date
July 10, 2014
Time
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Speaker(s)
Jordan F. Karp, MD
Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Anesthesiology, and Clinical and Translational Sciences, University of Pittsburgh
Location
West Wing Auditorium, UPMC Shadyside
Category
UPMC Shadyside, Department of Medicine
Contact
Justine Rubino
Certification Supervisor


412-647-8261
rubinoje@upmc.edu
Description

Anxiety disorders are the most common non-cognitive neuropsychiatric disorder of late-life.  This talk will describe the scope of the problem and both medication and psychological approaches to managing late-life anxiety.